Vandals Spray Paint Headstones In Historically Black Cemetery In TexasAt least 15 headstones in a historically Black cemetery in Texas have been vandalized with spray paint.
Mavericks, Rangers, Wings Thursday Games Postponed As Teams Condemn Racial Injustice Following Police Shooting Of Jacob BlakeThursday's games involving the Dallas Mavericks, Dallas Wings and Texas Rangers have been postponed as teams stand in solidarity over racial injustice following the recent police shooting of Jacob Blake.
Austin City Council Moves To Cut Police Budget By 1/3, Directs Money To Social ServicesIn a unanimous vote, the Austin City Council moved to cut the police department's $434 million budget by about one-third next year and move the money to social services.
'You Can't Even Have Support From Your Own Fans', FC Dallas Defender Reggie Cannon Responds After Some In Texas Boo Players Kneeling For AnthemThere were some boos in North Texas when players from FC Dallas and Nashville SC collectively took a knee during the national anthem before their MLS game Wednesday and Dallas defender Reggie Cannon is calling the action "absolutely disgusting."
DPS In Austin Charge Two Men With Rioting At Texas Capitol Amid Racial Injustice ProtestTwo men have been arrested and charged with rioting and committing other crimes at the Capitol building in Austin amid demonstrations against police violence and racial injustice.
Cowboys DE DeMarcus Lawrence Responds To Critics Of His Stance On Jerry Jones' SilenceLawrence said even though Jones "is a person of influence and power, we need to stop relying on others to talk about change and actually be a part of the change."
Columnist Targets Rangers Baseball For Name Change Due To Law Agency's Racist Past: 'It Should Be An Intolerable Embarrassment To Fans'A Chicago columnist writes that Major League Baseball should force the team to change its name based on new revelations of racial injustice in the Texas Rangers law enforcement agency.
As Texans Celebrate Juneteenth Push Strengthens To Make The Emancipation Day A National HolidayTexans have celebrated Juneteenth for 155 years, but this year -- as the world joins America protesting and speaking out about racial injustice -- the observance has grown larger and has an added importance.
Fort Worth Police Slam Fox News Host For "Absolutely Inaccurate" Report About Protest ResponseThe Fort Worth Police Department has issued a statement condemning Fox News host Tucker Carlson for an "absolutely inaccurate" report about its handling of recent racial injustice protests.
Sen. John Cornyn Meets With Dallas Leaders President Trump Didn’t Invite To Police Reform Roundtable: 'I Think We Need To Hear From Everybody'Senator Cornyn is a member of a Congressional task force charged with addressing racial injustice and police reform.
Austin Bans Chokehold Use, Reallocates Some Funds For Public Health And Safety InitiativesAfter weeks of protests against police brutality and racial injustice, the Austin City Council and Mayor Steve Adler unanimously approved five items to reform the city's police department.
PGA Tour Recognizes Racial Injustice With Moment Of Silence At Colonial In Fort WorthThe 8:46 a.m. tee time at the Colonial in Fort Worth was used as a moment of silence and reflection for George Floyd and racial injustice.
It Had Tested Facial Recognition Software With Police, Now IBM Says It's Getting Out Of The BusinessIBM says it is getting out of the facial recognition business over concern about how it can be used for mass surveillance and racial profiling.
LeBron James Says In Kaepernick Reference: I Stand With NikeClutching his young daughter in his arms, LeBron James said he stands with Nike, a clear reference to the company's Colin Kaepernick ad campaign.
'Making A Stance In Front Of Consumers': Local Experts Weigh In On Nike's Kaepernick AdNow that Nike’s new ad campaign featuring NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick has caused huge backlash, local marketing experts are chiming in.